The Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) Champions League tournament for 2020 is nearing completion, with only one game to go before Lyon or Bayern Munich advances to face off against Paris in the final.
Betting on soccer is a year-round occurrence, as it is the most popular spectator sport in Europe with many tournaments that involve clubs from all across the continent.
The UEFA Champions League includes the top finishers from many of each European country’s soccer leagues, with some leagues also sending the second place to compete in the tournament as well.
For UK soccer fans who were looking for more action after betting on the English Premier League concluded, the UEFA tournament came just in time.
Here is a look at how the bracket has proceeded thus far.
Soccer betting site Bovada has provided the following odds on Lyon vs. Bayern that feature Munich as a 1.5 goal favorite.
Lyon vs. Bayern Munich (-1.5)
- Straight: Lyon +950, Bayern -425
- Total: 3.5
That may seem like a narrow point spread, but in the world of soccer, anything over a one-goal advantage represents a healthy advantage. A glance at the moneyline odds reveals that Lyon is a heavy underdog.
Converting those moneyline